see here for exact directions. Lazy cyclists will want to head to the 40-mile, 75-percent-flat Brad Freeman Trail around Lake Oroville, while the Middle Fork of the Feather River offers superlative fishing and kayaking on one of the U.S.’s original eight Wild and Scenic rivers. … [Read more...] about Butte County Is Your Next Secret Northern California Destination
Sammamish river trail
The National Park System received a massive boost when Theodore Roosevelt and naturalist John Muir camped overlooking Yosemite Valley, and were snowed on. Muir was unable to prevent the damming of Hetch Hetchy, but that battle helped block atrocities that dam builders wanted to inflict in the Grand Canyon, at Glacier and in the North Cascades. … [Read more...] about Connelly: From Maui to Maine, you must visit these 13 American national parks in your lifetime
FILE - This March 21, 2006, file photo, shows the abandoned bus where Christopher McCandless starved to death in 1992 on Stampede Road near Healy, Alaska. For more than a quarter-century, the old bus abandoned in Alaska's punishing wilderness has drawn adventurers seeking to retrace the steps of a young idealist who met a tragic death in the derelict vehicle. Scores of travelers following his journey along the Stampede Trail have been rescued and others have died in the harsh back-country terrain. Now families of some of those who died are proposing looking at building a footbridge over the Teklanika River. less … [Read more...] about ‘Into the Wild’ lures the unprepared to Alaska wilderness
“By every indication, we expect a big Joe Biden victory but we have to continue to keep our feet on the pedal because we can’t take anything for granted. So I’m encouraging our team to keep knocking on doors, to keep making calls, keep tweeting, staying engaged,” he said. … [Read more...] about Can South Carolina resurrect Joe Biden’s White House bid?
Nothing spices up a winter night quite like live entertainment, and Myrtle Beach does not disappoint! Sing along or dance to your favorite tunes of the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s with the Carolina Opry's Time Warp or the Motown Tribute Show at the GTS Theater. And nothing can cure the winter blues quite like the House of Blues. … [Read more...] about Cure the winter blues in Myrtle Beach